Occupational Health and Safety

This course provides delegates with knowledge, skills and solid teaching in the models and practices of occupational health and safety, emergency planning and environmental management. Students will have the fundamentals to create, plan, implement, audit and evaluate programs in the areas of health and safety, emergency planning and environmental management systems. Our training helps participants to develop professional skills for career enhancement, which enables you to improve the management of workplace-related occupational health and safety risks across your organization.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This programme will interest entities already employed in safety-related positions who require broader legal and technical knowledge to function effectively in their profession, or who would like to enhance their career in safety, or are planning to move into safety-related positions.

  • Health and Safety Consultant for Industry
  • Safety Inspector
  • Risk Manager
  • Safety Auditor
  • Fire Safety Coordinator
  • Disability Manager
  • Health and Safety Trainer

Training Course Content:

  • Legislation
  • Successful Health and Safety Management
  • COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) and Hazard Communications
  • Risk Assessment and HAZOP (Hazard and Operability Analysis) studies
  • Culture and behaviour

By the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Develop, implement and evaluate organizational health and safety policies and practices utilizing effective collaboration skills that abide by government legislation, regulations and guidelines
  • Apply principles and laws of health and safety to ensure legal compliance, to reduce accidents and to teach and lead others in producing a safe work environment
  • Conduct critical incident evaluations, accident investigations, incident command and root cause analysis in a wide range of workplaces
  • Apply the principles of industrial hygiene to identify, evaluate and control biological, physical and chemical hazards in the workplace
  • Create, propose and evaluate programmes which offer an organization with due diligence in emergency response planning, toxicology prevention and/or risk management
  • Develop, evaluate and advocate for transformation in safety-related programmes
  • Facilitate and support an effective health and safety programme in both non-union and union environments
  • Investigate existing industry standards, produce reports and provide
  • recommendations for changes aimed at continuing improvement of the health, safety, disability, ergonomic, emergency and environmental management systems

As a forward thinking training company we provide bespoke Health and Safety courses to meet the varied needs of different organisations. Including: Minimum Industry Safety Training (MIST), Introduction to Offshore Health & Safety, Health and Safety - Hazard Identification (Enhancement of Safety Culture) and many more. All courses can be held at our London training venue, or at any of our training centres around the world.

Dates
25th May - 5th June 2015 / 23rd May - 3rd June 2016: London
22nd June - 3rd July 2015 / 20th June - 1st July 2016: London
24th August - 4th September 2015 / 22nd August - 2nd September 2016:  London
2nd - 13th November 2015 / 7th - 18th November 2016: London

Cost
Two weeks training: £3,850
One week course: £2,200